It’s a newer mode of visualizing the fine structure and characteristics of the skin under high magnification. Dermoscopy though widely used in western countries it is still not yet common practice in India. Being noninvasive and simple to perform Dermoscopy brings great advantage to find the exact skin condition for optimal treatment.
Skin biopsy is considered to be the golden standard that is used for confirming most of the skin diseases which guides us for further treatment process. Sometimes, when the skin lesion is small, the skin biopsy is curative as the lesion is completely removed. The removed skin tissue is subjected for Dermatopathology studies to see for changes within the skin to give accurate diagnosis.